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Amherst Island Ferry Service Disruption – December 8th

The Frontenac II ferry, providing service from Stella to Millhaven, will be out of service for engine replacement on Thursday, December 8, 2016, from 9:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. We apologize for any inconvenience this will cause to ferry users. http://www.loyalisttownship.ca/index.cfm/news-events/news/amherst-island-ferry-service-disruption-december-8th/

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MTO News Release – Amherst Island Ferry Docks

The following news release was received from the Ministry of Transportation today: Ontario Improving Ferry Connections to Amherst Island Province Upgrading Ferry Docks, Creating Jobs and Improving Operations November 23, 2016 12:00 P.M. Ontario is improving access to Amherst Island by reconstructing the docks for the island’s ferry service, creating jobs and improving service for […]

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Temporary Road Closure

  Notice to Amherst Island Residents Temporary Road Closure A temporary road closure has been approved for the north end of Dump Road November 15, 2016 from 9:00am until 12:00pm We apologize for any inconvenience. Public works department November 8, 2016

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Planned Ferry Service Interruption – November 1

The Frontenac II, providing service from Stella to Millhaven, will be out of service for maintenance, on Tuesday, November 1, 2016, from 9:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. http://www.loyalisttownship.ca/index.cfm/news-events/news/planned-ferry-service-interruption-november-1/

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MTO Conducting Amherst Island Ferry Passenger Survey

Are you an Amherst Island ferry passenger? The Ministry of Transportation is building a new ferry to serve the Stella to Millhaven crossing, and they’d like your opinion as they consider the design for the new boat. Take the survey online, or pick up a paper copy at the Odessa Municipal Office or Amherst Island […]

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HELP WANTED – CJAI

Amherst Island Radio is looking for another Computer Wizard to join our volunteer family. Your powers should include a solid understanding of Windows-based networking, Windows-based batch scripts, Windows Scheduler utility, Windows-based troubleshooting, and Windows-based system install and imaging. About 2-3 hours per week and can be done remotely for the most part. Looking for a […]

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Sand Beach Wetlands Grand Opening – August 26th at 3:00pm

Loyalist Township cordially invites you to the Grand Opening of the Sand Beach Wetlands Conservation Area on Friday, August 26th at 3:00pm. Please join us at 5945 Third Concession Road on Amherst Island for an official chain cutting at 3:15pm, special guest speakers, a walking tour, and refreshments. Please RSVP to Ben Hagerman at bhagerman@loyalist.ca.

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Notice of Change in Road Name

The following notice was received from Loyalist Township for inclusion in the September Beacon.

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Carbon Monoxide Detectors Save Lives

Wake Up Loyalist Township! Amherst Island Firefighters will be going door to door in the month of August checking that smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors are installed and functioning. All houses in Ontario are required by law to have a working smoke detector on each level of the house and since October 2014 a […]